Beth Orton tours in the 'Comfort of Strangers'

Published: 2006-01-31
Folk and electronica UK musician Beth Orton is heading out on the North American road.

Though she's been releasing records since the early nineties Orton began her career as an actress before working with the likes of the Chemical Brothers and Beck.

Currently touring in the UK Beth will be headed to North America for a twenty city tour starting March 12. One of the cities she will be stopping in is Austin Texas just in time for the SXSE festival.

The songstress is touring in support of her newest album Comfort of Strangers which will hit store shelves February 7. Though the album wont' be out for another week Orton has been singing a few of her new tunes on the road and the album is expected to include tracks like, "Absinthe", "Pieces of Sky" and the title track "Comfort of Strangers".

If you want to hear these tunes for yourself she'll be heading into Canada at the end of March:

March 29, Vancouver, BC - Commodore Ballroom
April 6, Toronto, ON - Carlu
April 7, Montreal, QC - Club Soda

Writer: Michelle Garcia



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